Mechanical Components

Motors/​Motion Control

Learn about the growing surgical robot market. See examples of surgical robots, including autonomous and computer-assisted technologies.

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Products: AR/AI
Power entry modules, application processors, proximity testing services, and more.
Products: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Medical-grade power adapters, fume hoods, image sensors, and more.
Special Reports: Motion Control
Medical Robotics - September 2021

Self-propelled nanobots that deliver drugs inside the human body...novel sensors that improve the safety and precision of industrial robots...a dynamic hydrogel material that makes building soft robotic...

Products: Motion Control
A smart function kit, thermoelectric coolers, positioning stages, and more.
Products: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Touchless switches, biocompatible adhesives, 3D-printing materials, and more.
Products: Electronics & Computers
Reference design kits, smart textiles, thermoplastic elastomers, and more.
Technology Leaders: Motion Control
See how ground ball screws are becoming a preferred choice for precise linear motion.
Technology Leaders: Electronics & Computers
Medical pipettes, syringes, and mesotherapy devices often move loads linearly instead of rotationally.
Products: Motion Control
Allied Motion has released a new guide to its custom motion control solutions for advanced medical robotics applications.
Applications: Robotics, Automation & Control
See how robots are helping to treat cardiac arrhythmias.
Supplements: Connectivity
Our 2021 Resource Guide shows you the top manufacturers in materials, manufacturing, and a range of other medical-device categories.
Products: Electronics & Computers
Medical connectors, servo positioners, SMT jumpers, and more.
Products: Connectivity
Barcode readers, risk-management software, servo drives, and more.
Briefs: Medical
Achievable coils increase the capabilities of the micromotors.
Products: Motion Control
Embedded antennas, fume hoods, computing nodes, and more.
Products: Photonics/Optics
Curable adhesives, thermoelectric coolers, DC power supplies, and more.
Supplements: Motion Control
Learn about the medical manufacturers and cutting-edge applications that stood out in 2020.
Products: Medical
Drivers, linear actuators, micro servo drives, and more.
Blog: Medical

Responding to an urgent need for medical ventilators for health professionals in Canada, StarFish Medical called on NSKto quickly deliver up to 7,500 Monocarrier™ linear...

Features: Electronics & Computers
In our 2020 Product Buyer's Guide, you'll find a list of manufacturers in more than a dozen medical-device areas.
Ask the Expert: Motion Control
FAULHABER MICROMO brings together the highest quality motion technologies and value-added services, together with global engineering, sourcing, and manufacturing, to deliver top quality micro motion solutions. With 34 years’ experience, John Chandler injects a key engineering perspective into all new projects and enjoys working closely with OEM customers to bring exciting new technologies to market.
Products: Electronics & Computers
Sleep-tracking sensors, stepper motors, electromechanical actuators, and more.
Products: Motion Control
SMT Assembly Services

Z-Axis, Phelps, NY, has launched a new product introduction (NPI) line for surface mount technology (SMT) printed circuit board (PCB) assembly at its contract...

Products: Materials
Shielding materials, static control, 3D printing software, and more.
Technology Leaders: Motion Control
Products: Software
Shaft collars, modular clean labs, hybrid motion controllers, and more.
Blog: Motion Control

With the advent of COVID-19, medical ventilators are more critical than ever. Ewellix, which manufactures linear motion and actuation solutions, is...

Blog: Medical

WAI, Miramar, FL, will leverage its proprietary wiper motor technology to begin producing medical motors to address the shortage of life-saving ventilators during the ongoing...

Features: RF & Microwave Electronics
Billions of brush DC motors are manufactured annually worldwide, a figure that is expected to increase over the next 10 years.

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Ralph Bright on the Power of Power Cords

Understanding power system components and how to connect them correctly is critical to meeting regulatory requirements and designing successful electrical products for worldwide markets. Interpower’s Ralph Bright defines these requirements and explains how to know which cord to select for your application.

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